As a Clinical Training Scholar at the RVC you will develop the specialist-level research skills and clinical experience needed to rise to the top of you chosen field. Based in either the Departments of Clinical Science and Services, Pathology and Pathogen Biology or Production and Population Health, you will work alongside world-class academic staff and gain access to the diverse case load of the College’s hospitals, with exposure to every facet of clinical problem-solving and the management of patients.
Senior Clinical Training Scholars - Residency
Residencies are available in:
- Small Animal
- Equine (surgery and diagnostic imaging)
- Farm Animal Health and Production
You will receive full-time clinical training under the direct supervision of specialist academic staff. Most of your time (75-85%) will be spent engaged in supervised clinical activities. The large and diverse case load of the RVC's hospitals will ensure that you are exposed to every facet of clinical problem solving and case management. You will also be expected to get involved in research activities including the potential to develop clinical research projects allied to one of our research themes. There is also a programme of meetings, seminars, tutorials and lectures for you to participate in.
Many of our scholars also spend time on placement in other diagnostic laboratories or clinical centres to broaden their experience.
If you are with us for three years as a Senior Clinical Training Scholar you will be registered for a Master of Veterinary Medicine. Your caseload and the scholarly activities will be designed to prepare you for a specialist diploma examination.
Clinical Training Scholars - Internship
One year Clinical Training Scholarships are available in: